health maintenance organization

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Synonyms for health maintenance organization

group insurance that entitles members to services of participating hospitals and clinics and physicians


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Most Medicare beneficiaries use the traditional fee-for-service program, but in California more than 25 percent are enrolled in Medicare Advantage programs, which include health maintenance organizations, officials said.
The cost of health conditions in a health maintenance organization.
But nurse after nurse each said they wouldn't do it for fear of not being reimbursed by the baby's health maintenance organization.
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One employee-benefits consulting firm forecasts that the rates charged by health maintenance organizations will rise more than 20% next year.
Workers required to use health maintenance organizations are also benefiting as the plans drop some restrictions.
Crosson, executive director of Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest nonprofit HMO, said his health maintenance organization has been allowing doctors to make the final decision for years.
Under the contract, which takes effect immediately, Health Net members will be able to receive covered services at CentraState Medical Center as an in-network facility for its Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) and Point-of-Service (POS) members.
A good candidate for scrutiny by every member of the San Fernando Valley area legislative delegation is a state rule that individuals must live within 10 miles of an affiliated hospital if they are to be members of a county health maintenance organization.
s Community Health Plan, a woman sued the health maintenance organization because information about her had allegedly been released by a clerk.
Medicare secondary payer issues; The Americans with Disabilities Act; The Health Maintenance Organization Act; HIPAA and the Family and Medical Leave Act; and more.
In an effort to provide improved service in all areas, the approximately 1,500 members living in those parts of Ventura County will be able to use doctors and hospitals in Oxnard and Ventura, the health maintenance organization announced Tuesday.
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